Interim Project Manager

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Interim Project Manager

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A large and rapidly growing business based in West Sussex has an immediate requirement for a experienced Interim Project Manager with recent exposure of implementing and Project Managing a new Forecasting and Reporting solution platform.

You will be required to support the initial phases of this project and end to end delivery of sub projects

Key responsibilities

Support Group Financial Controller (as Project Sponsor) in planning, managing, and reporting on progress against project milestones and deliverables
Organise and direct regular project team meetings encompassing internal resources and external implementation consultant(s)
Work with Group FC and other stakeholders to document project roadmap and define individual sub-projects and workstreams
Ensure that resources are allocated to defined tasks and that project deliverables are completed on time
Identify risks to project deliverables and timescales and proactively propose and implement mitigating actions
Plan, document and oversee execution of testing programme
Plan, document and oversee execution of cutover/go-live
Lead definition of training needs analysis for users


Key skill required

Prior experience in project management of similar forecasting/reporting solutions (such as Hyperion, SAP BPC, TM1, Anaplan, Tagetik etc.)
Good understanding of 'Agile' project management principles
Experience in working closely with and coordinating work of colleagues from IT, Finance and other part of the business
Demonstrable track record in managing deliverables against set timelines and within set budgets
Hands-on coding/configuration experience is not a pre-requisite for this role, but strong excel and system skills are likely to be a distinct advantage

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